Archive for the ‘People and Places’ Category

What Irish Pubs Should You Visit on St. Patrick’s Day in Miami?

Thursday, March 2nd, 2017
St Patricks Day Events North Miami Beach FL

One of our favorite holidays is just around the corner at Prestige Imports, that being St. Patrick’s Day. Thankfully, the holiday falls this year on a Friday, which means that we’ll likely be able to celebrate with more friends than usual. But where should we gather? Here are our favorite Irish pubs near North Miami Beach for you to consider. Erin go bragh! (more…)

What Are the Best James Bond Aston Martin Cars?

Tuesday, February 28th, 2017
James Bond Aston Martin Sean Connery

One of the newest brands to be invited to join us at Prestige Imports is Aston Martin, a brand that we don’t often see stateside. With its British heritage, however, there’s little doubt what it is that makes it so familiar: James Bond. Yes, some of 007’s favorite models are coming to Prestige Imports, and it got us thinking about some of our favorites over the years. So, let’s take a look at a few of the nicest we’ve found, shall we? And after you’ve found your favorite, be sure to come by Prestige Imports to take a test drive for yourself! (more…)

Coming Soon to Theaters: McLaren Documentary Trailer Debut

Sunday, February 26th, 2017
McLaren Film Documentary Trailer

When a visitor to Prestige Imports (or an auto enthusiast anywhere, for that matter) hears the name “McLaren,” they generally think one of two thoughts: 1) Oh, those are the Formula One cars that have been dominating the track as long as I’ve been alive, or 2) Oh, those are the twin-turbo supercars that I’ve seen in the Prestige Imports showroom. Both are valid responses. However, the McLaren name actually represents its founder, Bruce McLaren, and he’s about to get his debut on the silver screen. (more…)

Chicago Auto Show News: The Debut of the 2017 Maserati Levante

Friday, February 10th, 2017
2017 Maserati Levante North Miami Beach FL

In the auto industry, the first two weeks of February represent something altogether remarkable, and believe us, it has less than nothing to do with the Super Bowl or Valentine’s Day. This is the time of year when we enjoy the Chicago Auto Show, where many of the models that we’ll soon see at Prestige Imports are first released into the wild. Case in point: the all-new 2017 Maserati Levante. The new SUV represents Maserati’s first bold foray away from the coupes and sedans that made it famous, and thee results are certainly impressive. Enjoy the photos above and below from its debut, and come see us soon to test drive your own. (more…)

Will Smith’s “Miami” — After Twenty Years, An Appreciation

Friday, February 3rd, 2017
Will Smith Miami

Will Smith’s “Miami” — An Appreciation

In the simpler days of 1997, when MTV’s Total Request Live was enjoying its hottest heat, Will Smith came along with an unforgettable number called “Miami.” It incorporated many of his family-friendly rhymes, won a VMA Award for “Best Male Music Video,” and the video in question featured an early appearance from his future Hitch costar Eva Mendes. It still stands as Will’s finest work. So, since it’s Friday — and Prestige Imports knows a little something about the weekend — let’s pour out a little love for “Miami,” a song that will be stuck in your head until Monday. Namely, what makes it so exceptional in the first place? (more…)

Beyonce Announces Pregnancy Atop Porsche 914 in Instagram Post

Thursday, February 2nd, 2017
Porsche 914 North Miami Beach FL

If you’re a person who makes a big deal about the goings-on in the social media world, as many of us are, then you’re probably aware of the splash that Beyoncé has made on Instagram in the last 24 hours. She announced that she and husband Jay-Z are pregnant with twins, and the post containing a photo became the most shared individual post in the history of the platform. What you might not have known, however, is that there was a secret costar in the post: an old Porsche 914. (more…)

What’s Going on for Valentine’s Day in North Miami Beach?

Wednesday, February 1st, 2017
Valentines Day Events Miami FL

Greetings, lovebirds. It’s your friends from Prestige Imports here and, well, love is in the air. Valentine’s Day is now under two weeks away, and there are a number of terrific Valentine’s Day events in and around North Miami Beach, FL that are worthy of your consideration. Look these over and pick your favorites, and leave your own recommendations in the comments below! (more…)

Where to Watch the Super Bowl in North Miami Beach

Monday, January 23rd, 2017
Where to Watch the Super Bowl North Miami Beach FL

Well, it’s settled. The New England Patriots and Atlanta Falcons have won the AFC and NFC, respectively, and they’ll battle it out for the whole shebang in Houston in just under two weeks. But where, oh where, will you watch the game? Fortunately for you, Prestige Imports has you covered. Here is a small list of the best places to watch the Super Bowl in North Miami Beach; tell them we sent you. (more…)

The Classic Rolls-Royce Photos of Instagram

Friday, January 20th, 2017
Rolls Royce Photos Instagram

There was a time, long before the McLarens and Bugattis of the world entered the general consciousness, when the lap of luxury occurred in one car and in one car only: the Rolls-Royce. Highlighted by its legendary Spirit of Ecstasy emblem and models such as the Ghost and Phantom, Rolls-Royce is certainly alive and well to this day. However, its history is just as interesting, and the photos of Instagram bear this out. Let’s check out some great shots of some classic Rolls-Royce rides, shall we? (more…)

Finding the Best Car Museums in the Miami Area

Friday, January 13th, 2017
Best Car Museums near Miami FL

Any visitor to Prestige Imports certainly understands that a tour through our showroom is essentially a tour of the world’s finest exotics and supercars. But what if you’re looking to see something slightly more nostalgic? South Florida also features some great auto museums, each offering something not likely found elsewhere. So which are the best? Here are our favorite car museums near Miami, FL. (more…)